Weekly Market Recap: April 5, 2016

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The week in review

  • Consumer spending rose slightly, but the January numbers were revised lower
  • Consumer confidence improved in March
  • Jobless claims rose to 276,000
  • The ISM Manufacturing Index rose to 51.8
  • Private payrolls increased by 215,000
  • The unemployment rate inched higher to 5.0% on the back of stronger participation

The week ahead

  • International trade
  • ISM Non-manufacturing index
  • FOMC minutes
  • Jobless claims

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(Source: JPMorgan)

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